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  • 15 Minute Easy Shrimp & Summer Veggie Pappardelle Pasta

    15 Minute Easy Shrimp & Summer Veggie Pappardelle Pasta needs to be on your dinner rotation this ...

  • 27 Ingredient Chili Con Carne {Share the Love}

    My most favorite day of the year at the office is Halloween (closely followed by the day after Inventory...that's ...

  • African Chicken Peanut Stew {Pot Pies}

    The first time we made African Chicken Peanut Stew was the day Shelby and I discovered Penzey's Spices.  ...

  • Ahi Tuna Burgers {with Avocado Aioli & Sriracha Mayo}

    Ahi Tuna Burgers with Avocado Aioli & Sriracha Mayo. After we fell in love with Salmon Burgers, ...

  • Ahi Tuna Noodle Casserole {with a Lemony Thyme Sauce}

    I recently got on a kick of looking for ways to 'Deconstruct' recipes.  It seemed like a cool way ...

  • Apple, Smoked Bacon & White Cheddar Quesadillas

    Apple, Smoked Bacon & White Cheddar Quesadillas. What you see is what you get and oh my my, it's ...

  • Asian Noodles With Perfectly Seared Sea Scallops

    My choice was Asian Noodles with Perfectly Seared Sea Scallops.  We found such a bargain on ...

  • Asian Salmon Meatballs Over Cauliflower Fried Rice

    This simple dinner of Asian Salmon Meatballs over Cauliflower Fried Rice has got my wheels spinning. ...

  • Avgolemono {Greek Chicken & Rice Soup}

    Greek Chicken & Rice Soup, also known as Avgolemono, is a wonderfully hearty soup with fresh bursts ...

  • Avocado & Chicken Salad Boats

    Avocado & Chicken Salad Boats with hints of lime, cumin and cilantro.  This delicious plate ...

  • Bacon Jalapeño Cheeseburger Soup

    We dug out an old favorite recipe for Cheeseburger Soup and gave it a little sprucing up.  Our ...

  • Baked Cod with Montpellier Butter

    Cod is a wonderfully mild white flaky fish.  It's happy seasoned with anything from fresh herbs ...

  • Baked Pattypan Squash {with Wild Rice, Sage Brown Butter & Sausage Stuffing}

    A pattypan squash is the perfect delivery vehicle for one of my favorite food groups, Stuffing.  ...

  • Baked Shrimp {with Feta & Herbs}

    This Baked Shrimp with Feta & Herbs will quickly become a favorite. I promise. Oh my gosh the savory ...

  • Baked Stuffed Shrimp

    Baked Stuffed Shrimp. We called them an appetizer and only made five.  Wished we had more.  ...

  • Baked Sweet Potato {with Buffalo Chicken}

    Baked Sweet Potato with Buffalo Chicken.  Now here's where you might say....Really? I'm here to tell ...

  • Baked Sweet Potato {with Curried Chicken}

    A Perfectly Baked Sweet Potato is like a soft woven picnic blanket.  No matter what you lay on top ...

  • Bang Bang Shrimp {Bonefish Grill Inspired}

    When someone shares what THAT dish is for them....it peeks your curiosity.  Bonefish Grill's Bang ...

  • Basic Tomato Sauce

    There are a few prepackaged pantry staples I can't live without.  Canned tomatoes would ...

  • BBQ Chicken Pizza

    I should have named this my "Chicken or the Egg Pizza" because I couldn't tell you which came first, ...

  • Beef Bourguignon

    Beef Bourguignon.  Boeuf Bourguignon.  Beef Burgundy.  I think we grew up with this dish.  ...

  • Beef Carpaccio {a Birthday Tradition}

    My birthday week is officially winding down.  It began last Saturday with a wonderful dinner, made ...

  • Beef Stroganoff {Oh How I Love The Leftovers}

    This Beef Stroganoff recipe could be made with any leftover steak or nice tender beef strips and your ...

  • Beef Tagine with Butternut Squash {B is for Braising}

    Santa Claus is quite perceptive.  I mean he brought me a Terracotta Tagine for Christmas and it ...

  • Beef, Bean & Cheese Nachos {with Jalapeños}

    You know that little local Mexican joint that has become your convenient fast lunch or after-work ...

  • Blackened Blue Cod with Cauliflower Cheese Grits

    I was asked yesterday "where do you get your recipes?"  The short answer is "everywhere."  Certainly ...

  • Blackened Chicken Pot Pie

    Blackened Chicken Pot Pie.  Because sometimes you need to step outside your comfort zone. I offered ...

  • Blackened Flounder & Creamy Polenta {with Brussels Sprout Slaw}

    I've had requests for more fish and seafood recipes lately and since there aren't enough hours ...

  • Blueberry Balsamic Red Onion & Gruyere Grilled Cheese

    I'm always, always on the lookout for the next best grilled cheese sandwich.  I seek inspiration ...

  • Blueberry, Basil & Goat Cheese Pasta Salad

    Blueberry, Basil & Goat Cheese Pasta Salad. I recently saw an article in Cooking Light Magazine ...

  • Bow Tie Chicken Salad {with Watercress Pesto}

    Bow Tie Chicken Salad {with Watercress Pesto} Born out of the ingredients in our fridge/pantry, which ...

  • Braciola {Italian Beef Rolls}

    Braciole {Italian Beef Rolls} slowly simmered in spicy Arrabbiata sauce until the beef is fork tender.  ...

  • Braised Rack of Lamb

    Braised Rack of Lamb. Lamb is such a treat for me, especially when it gets special braising love.  ...

  • Braised Rib End Pork Roast

    I was invited to be a Sunday Dinner guest in my own home.  Doesn't get much ...

  • Brazilian Feijoada {Pork, Beef & Black Bean Stew}

    Brazilian Feijoada {Pork, Beef & Black Bean Stew} The word Feijoada (pronounced fay-ZWAH-da) ...

  • Broccoli Cheese Casserole {Weight Watchers}

    Each winter I find myself gravitating towards healthier recipe options.  Likely due to overeating ...

  • Brown Sugar Chicken & Sweet Potato Casserole {Comfort Food}

    A match made in heaven.  That’s what Jennifer & Jason are.  The love that surrounded ...

  • Bucatini all’Amatriciana

    Bucatini all'Amatriciana is one of those recipes. For as much cooking as I/we do there remains an incredible ...

  • Buffalo Chicken Taquitos

    Once you've made a batch of Buffalo Chicken Dip, you've opened up endless recipe-twist possibilities.  ...

  • Buffalo Chicken Wings {and how to serve them}

    This post is a lot more about how I like to serve Buffalo Chicken Wings then it is about how to make ...

  • Buffalo Shrimp

    We were gifted 7 pounds of fresh-off-the-boat Georgia shrimp a month or two back (thanks to my mom & ...

  • Buffalo Shrimp Sliders {with Cool Ranch Sauce}

    Slightly spicy marinated shrimp on a bed of crispy lettuce on a cushion of homemade slider bun with ...

  • Butternut Squash, Apple & Sage Stuffed Turkey Tenderloins

    Our Butternut Squash, Apple & Sage Stuffed Turkey Tenderloin smiles of Autumn Thyme.  Fresh ...

  • Butternut Squash, Spinach & Caramelized Onion Lasagna

    Here's another favorite recipe from the archives.  Butternut Squash, Spinach & Caramelized ...

  • Cajun Jambalaya Skewers

    I had such fun making our Low-Country Boil Skewers that I thought we'd try a new twist.  Meet Cajun ...

  • California Grilled Cheese Sandwich

    I woke up this morning and put on my workout clothes.  I did it before I could talk myself out ...

  • California Roll Lunch Bowl

    I hope you've been enjoying my mini-series on Lunch Bowls.  I'm a bit obsessed with portion ...

  • Caprese Grilled Cheese Sandwich

    Caprese Grilled Cheese Sandwich.  We had to do it. You know we've got basil growing faster than ...

  • Caprese Panzanella {with Shrimp}

    I scored these gorgeous tomatoes at the market this week, aren't the colors amazing!  Each year ...

  • Caramelized Onion & Pancetta Crustless Quiche

    I have had the pleasure of getting to know the recipes of one special chef.  Her name is Chef Lisi ...

  • Carne Asada Marinated Beef Tips {over Jalapeño & Corn Grits}

    I saw this plate of heavenly food in a magazine ad (something very similar to this plate).  I ...

  • Cavatappi with Browned Brussels Sprouts and Buttery Breadcrumbs

    I love a fall harvest dinner made with a star ingredient like Brussels sprouts.  Once the only vegetable ...

  • Char Siu Roast BBQ Pork

    Char Sui is Chinese BBQ Pork.  Don't let the word BBQ fool you.  This isn't your typical ...

  • Cheesy Bowtie & Butternut Squash Bake

    This Cheesy Bowtie & Butternut Squash Bake was born out of ingredients already on hand.  It's ...

  • Cheesy Chicken & Broccoli Stromboli

    This Cheesy Chicken & Broccoli Stromboli recipe could easily be adapted to ingredients already in ...

  • Cheez-It Crusted Buffalo Chicken Fingers

    Cheez-It Crusted Buffalo Chicken Fingers The allure of Chicken Fingers….what a powerful thing.  ...

  • Chicago Style Hot Dog

    Who would've thought that eating a loaded hot dog could fall into a Healthy Choices category?  I'm ...

  • Chicken & Cashew Lettuce Wraps

    Chicken & Cashew Lettuce Wraps. Do you ever pick something up to take a bite and quickly realize ...

  • Chicken & Wild Rice Casserole

    From the moment I first took a bite of this fabulous dish I knew.  Chicken & Wild Rice Casserole ...

  • Chicken Cacciatore

    I've been itching to make Chicken Cacciatore but sadly one key ingredient stood in the way.  Green ...

  • Chicken Chilaquiles {with Fried Eggs}

    Chicken Chilaquiles. Chee-lah-KEE-less. Chicken-ala-cheese-ness. There are about a bazillion corn tortillas ...

  • Chicken Cordon Bleu Grilled Cheese Sandwich

    Chicken Cordon Bleu Grilled Cheese Sandwich.  Decadence and delight. I made a creamy Dijon Herb ...

  • Chicken Cordon Bleu {with Dijon Cream Sauce}

    Chicken Cordon Bleu with Dijon Cream Sauce is a great dish to serve if you're entertaining. The perfect ...

  • Chicken Enchiladas with Tomatillo Sauce {Enchiladas Verdes}

    Found a fantastic and super easy recipe for tomatillo sauce which fit right into my plan.  I've been ...

  • Chicken Enchiladas {with Red Sauce}

    The recipe inspiration for this dish comes from a dear sweet friend.  She delivered two pans of these ...

  • Chicken in Milk

    To quote Jamie Oliver, Chicken in Milk is “a slightly odd, but really fantastic combination that must ...

  • Chicken Kiev {with Fresh Herbs & Garlic}

    I looked out the back door at my fresh herb porch pots, expecting to see various shades of brown with ...

  • Chicken Marbella

    We were first introduced to Chicken Marbella at a dinner party.  Not just any dinner party, but a monthly ...

  • Chicken Marsala Meatballs for National Meatball Day!

    We shall make Chicken Marsala Meatballs. Because TODAY is National Meatball Day! With the way I love ...

  • Chicken Parmesan Meatball Sliders

    Chicken Parmesan Meatball Sliders. Relatively wordless Wednesday Post.  Soooo. I walk a lot.  ...

  • Chicken Parmesan Meatballs Over Bucatini

    Our mozzarella stuffed Chicken Parmesan Meatballs nestled into a big pan of bucatini is meant to deliver ...

  • Chicken Parmesan {Share the Love}

    Chicken Parmesan over pasta makes me comfortable and happy.  Today I delivered it to a ...

  • Chicken Piccata Meatballs Are A Favorite

    Chicken Piccata Meatballs are a new favorite. Huge Meatball Fan. That's me. I'm forever pondering the ...

  • Chicken Piccata {over Angel Hair Pasta}

    Besides how delicious this Chicken Piccata recipe is, it also comes together quickly from ingredients ...

  • Chicken Salad with Avocado & Cilantro {in a Taco Salad Shell}

    Half of our motivation to roast a whole chicken each week is for the leftover cooked chicken and the ...

  • Chicken Saltimbocca

    Chicken Saltimbocca is one of those recipes that I would argue tastes even better fresh from your skillet ...

  • Chicken Satay Meatballs {with Peanut Dipping Sauce}

    Chicken Satay Meatballs were my sister Sarah's call. In fact Sarah had several suggestions for March ...

  • Chicken Satay with Peanut Sauce

    Without a doubt my favorite foods are finger foods, which explains why my "served with with fingers ...

  • Chicken Tikka Masala

    While Chicken Tikka Masala is most often associated with India, it's actually one of Britain's favorite ...

  • Chickpea & Spinach Stew

    The holidays have a way of throwing us me off course.  No matter how hard I try, temptation is ...

  • Chili Cheese Dog Tailgate Sliders

    When you're planning a game day menu, you bet these Chili Cheese Dog Tailgate Sliders will be included. ...

  • Chili Gumbo

    I took yesterday off from work to cook.  That was the sole purpose of my day and I was in heaven.  ...

  • Chimichurri Sauce

    This Chimichurri Sauce is bursting with fresh flavor.  It adds just the right pizzazz to grilled ...

  • Chinese Pork Tenderloin {with Garlic Sauced Noodles}

    Pork.  The other white meat. I absolutely loved this Chinese Pork Tenderloin with Garlic Sauced ...

  • Chopped Italian Submarine Salad

    By the summer of sixth grade I was old enough to head off on my bicycle in the morning, with one stipulation, ...

  • Christmas Leftover Chili

    Christmas Leftover Chili began by assessing the leftovers in the fridge.  Here's a quick run down ...

  • Cilantro Lime Shrimp & Avocado Tostadas {Weight Watchers}

    It's funny how one abundant ingredient can spark all kinds of recipe inspiration.  For us, it's ...

  • Classic Chicken Marsala

    This recipe follows the Classic Chicken Marsala basics but we gave the dish a flavor jumpstart ...

  • Classic Lasagna {with a Spooky Effect}

    I decided to make a giant Classic Lasagna to share with my work family.  But I wanted to add a ...

  • Classic Shrimp Cocktail {with Cocktail Sauce}

    We were completely spoiled last night with the gift of 7lbs. of fresh off the boat Georgia Shrimp ...

  • Coconut Almond Shrimp with Sweet & Spicy Orange Sauce

    Coconut Almond Shrimp with Sweet & Spicy Orange Sauce. Tonight marks the end of the 4th of July ...

  • Coconut Curry Chicken Skewers

    With Grillin' & Chillin' weather upon us, I for one am looking for super easy recipes ...

  • Coconut Shrimp Fried Rice {served in young coconuts}

    This Coconut Shrimp Fried Rice is bursting with fresh coconut flavor (and all the other reasons we love ...

  • Cod & Potatoes Poached in Milk {atop a Scotch Egg Sauce}

    Cod & Potatoes Poached in Milk {atop a Scotch Egg Sauce}. The day started with a 'fresh as can be' ...

  • Coq au Vin {Bon appétit Julia}

    Today marks the 100th birthday of the witty and talented, Julia Child.  She is being celebrated ...

  • Coquilles Saint-Jacques

    Coquilles Saint-Jacques. It's a bit tricky to describe how incredibly rich and utterly amazing this ...

  • Corned Beef Hash {with Poached Eggs}

    Corned Beef Hash with Poached Eggs.  Designed for breakfast, hearty enough for dinner, and really ...

  • Crab Cakes {with Remoulade Sauce}

    When life gives you jumbo lump crab meat.... I'd like to say that I did great research to find the most ...

  • Crab Louie Salad Sliders

    Crab Louie Salad Sliders. The Crab Louie Salad has been around for over 100 years and first became popular ...

  • Crab Stuffed Chile Rellenos

    The other day I was digging through my recipe inspiration folder, the place I keep pages upon pages ...

  • Crab Stuffed Flounder {with Peri Peri Cream Sauce}

    We shall have Crab Stuffed Flounder {with Peri Peri Cream Sauce}. I'm forever running to the grocery ...

  • Crawfish Étouffée & A Crawfish Boil

    Crawfish Étouffée. When you have family from New Orleans come into town during Crawfish season, it ...

  • Crisp Cod Cakes {with Peach Basil Relish}

    Crisp Cod Cakes with Peach Basil Relish. I had a moment yesterday.  A really big moment.  ...

  • Crispy Baked Garlic Parmesan Chicken Wings

    These Crispy Baked Garlic Parmesan Chicken Wings have inched their way onto my short list of favorite ...

  • Crispy Caper Tartar Sauce

    It's nice to have a knock your socks off tartar sauce recipe up your sleeve.  This Crispy Caper ...

  • Crispy Chicken Legs {with Sweet Tomatoes}

    I woke up early this morning, reached over for my phone to do a little surfing.  I think I'm ...

  • Crispy Fried Shrimp {six ways}

    As a kid who grew up eating frozen fish sticks at least once a week, and loving them I might ...

  • Crispy Greek Chicken Wings {with Lemon, Garlic & Feta}

    Oven baked Crispy Greek Chicken Wings drizzled with lemon garlic oil and a generous sprinkle of feta ...

  • Crispy Orange Beef & Broccoli

    When I made the decision to dedicate Winter Thyme to Spice Exploration I began by playing with my spices....literally.  ...

  • Cuban Stuffed Pork Chop {with Sweet Potato Chips}

    Sometimes a recipe comes to you... Wow! What kind of intro is that?! Recipes come to me in my sleep, ...

  • Cuban Tilapia {Third Coast Inspired}

    Way back when, when I was much younger, I would frequent a neighborhood hole-in-the-wall kind of ...

  • Curried Chicken Salad & Avocado {with Almonds & Pomegranate}

    Curried Chicken Salad & Avocado with Almonds & Pomegranate. The avocado is one of the healthiest ...

  • Double Stuffed Roast Chicken {with Mushroom, Sausage & Sage Quinoa Stuffing}

    My friend Jamie Oliver suggested I try tucking my stuffing up under my roast chicken skin.  ...

  • Easy Baked Feta & Tomato Pasta with Chicken & Broccoli

    Easy Baked Feta & Tomato Pasta with Chicken & Broccoli is my way of jumping on the baked feta ...

  • Easy Pad Thai {with Spaghetti Squash}

    Pad Thai is my go-to Thai take-out dish.  I love everything about it.  Traditionally this ...

  • Egg Fu Yung {Share the Love}

    Egg Fu Yung Yesterday at the office we celebrated The Egg.  With Brunch.  We called it our ...

  • Eggplant Meatballs

    With these Eggplant Meatballs you'll never even miss the meat. Through all of this March Meatball Madness ...

  • Farmers Market Aztec Casserole

    To say I love 'thrifting' is an understatement.  And as a food blogger, I'm not alone.  We've ...

  • Farmers Market Roasted Veggie Lasagna {Share the Love}

    Farmers Market Roasted Veggie Lasagna.  I hope the picture above does this dish justice.  ...

  • Farmers Market Unstuffed Cabbage Recipe

    There are some recipes (curry, masalas, unstuffed cabbage rolls) that are a challenge to picture.  ...

  • Farmers’ Market Favorites

    I could hardly wait for today to finally get here.  It's opening day for our local Farmers' Market.  ...

  • Favorite Sea Scallop Recipes

    I was looking through our food photos and was reminded just how much I adore scallops.  Particularly ...

  • Feast of the Seven Fishes {Christmas Eve Tradition}

    Several years ago I got a hankering to attempt the Feast of the Seven Fishes for our Christmas Eve dinner.  ...

  • Fish Fillet Sandwich {Taste Test}

    Please tell me I'm not alone in my love of McDonald's Filet-O-Fish Sandwich.  I must ...

  • Fish Taco Bowls

    Fish Taco Bowls. I just adore complete meals served in a bowl.  For breakfast, lunch or dinner.  ...

  • Flat Iron Steak Fajitas {with Mexican Rice}

    We were first introduced to Flat Iron Steaks a couple years ago and they are now a favorite for recipes ...

  • French Dip Sandwich

    It's National Sandwich Day.  Definitely couldn't let this one get by without a proper tribute.  ...

  • French Onion Soup Grilled Cheese Sandwich

    A French Onion Soup Grilled Cheese Sandwich didn't seem quite as crazy as my Spaghetti & Meatball ...

  • Fresh Herb Grilled Chicken {with Basil Herb Butter}

    Back before there was a negative stigma associated with a recipe that called for a stick of butter (y'all), ...

  • Friday Night Sliders {TGIF}

    Friday Night Sliders.  Because sometimes you just deserve a good burger!! When it comes to food ...

  • Fried Bologna & Mozzarella Grilled Cheese Sandwich

    We're celebrating National Grilled Cheese Month one tasty sandwich at a time.  This grilled cheese ...

  • Fritos Casserole

    There was no way on earth I intended to make a Fritos Casserole, never mind admit that I did and share ...

  • Garlic & Herb Baked Salmon {over Spinach Couscous}

    Garlic & Herb Baked Salmon over Spinach Couscous is a go-to staple meal in our house.   ...

  • Gazpacho Grain Bowl {with Confetti Veggies}

    I made a big batch of Gazpacho to take to a family gathering.  I thought it would be a nice ...

  • General Tso’s Chicken Wings

    For recipe inspiration, we took a quick poll of family, friends and neighbors and landed on General ...

  • Greek Chicken & Eggplant Stew {with Citrus Herb Gremolata}

    For the most part, our pantry staples are pretty common.  We keep canned tomatoes and beans, dried ...

  • Greek Chicken Meatballs {and a Meze Platter}

    I adore the flavors in these Greek Chicken Meatballs. Lemon and feta and fresh spinach and herbs all ...

  • Greek Chicken Meatloaf {with Spinach & Feta}

    I'm rather proud of our Greek Chicken Meatloaf with Spinach & Feta recipe.   We use ...

  • Greek Whole Roasted Chicken

    I'm am so excited about this new Greek Whole Roasted Chicken recipe. So excited.  Made it twice ...

  • Grilled Caesar Salad {with Herb Grilled Chicken & Shrimp}

    I've been intrigued by the sounds of a Grilled Caesar Salad for some time now.  And ...

  • Grilled Cheese Sandwiches {one-a-day for 30 days}

    I declared I would share a different Grilled Cheese Sandwich recipe each day for the entire month of ...

  • Grilled Chicken Tequila Burgers {with Cilantro-Lime Mayo}

    Grilled Chicken Tequila Burgers {with Cilantro-Lime Mayo}. Recipe Inspiration.  I've mentioned ...

  • Grilled Rosemary Ham & Gruyere Cheese Sandwich {with Sundried Tomatoes}

    Grilled Rosemary Ham & Gruyere Cheese Sandwich {with Sundried Tomatoes} I had a hankering for a ...

  • Grilled Swordfish with Lima Bean & Herb Butter

    Grilled Swordfish with Lima Bean & Herb Butter. I haven't always loved Swordfish.  I remember ...

  • Grilled Vietnamese Chicken Thighs {with Mango Salsa}

    Grilled Vietnamese Chicken Thighs. To quote my in-house taste-tester, "This is a flavor WIN." I'll ...

  • Halibut in Roasted Romesco Sauce {over Pasta}

    Halibut in Roasted Romesco Sauce over Pasta. Now that was a fabulous meal.  I sampled Romesco Sauce ...

  • Healthy Southwest Burrito Bowl

    Healthy Southwest Burrito Bowl. I went to Pet Smart during lunch to replenish Lilah's food.  Pet ...

  • Healthy Southwest Stuffed Bell Peppers

    There are times when you just need to use up ingredients already in your fridge or pantry. These Southwest ...

  • Heart Healthy Turkey & Sweet Potato Southwest Chili

    My motivation for this Heart Healthy Turkey & Sweet Potato Southwest Chili was to deliver a flavor ...

  • Herb Butter Whole Roasted Chicken {with Basil Butter}

    I must say this Herb Butter Whole Roasted Chicken {with Basil Butter} is a stand out! And I have several ...

  • Homemade Enchilada Sauce

    Trust me when I tell you once you go with Homemade Enchilada Sauce you'll never go back to the canned ...

  • Homemade Enchiladas Sauce

    Homemade Enchiladas Sauce is a complete game-changer. It's well worth the 20 minutes it takes to prepare ...

  • Honey BBQ Pork Back Ribs

    Our 'unofficial kick-off to summer' was this past weekend and included Honey BBQ Pork Back Ribs.  ...

  • Honey Walnut Shrimp Power Bowl

    I've completely jumped onto the 'Bowl' bandwagon.  Rice bowls, ramen bowls, power bowls, Buddha ...

  • Horseradish & Herb Encrusted Grouper

    Horseradish & Herb Encrusted Grouper is a simple and delicious way to elevate the flavors of this ...

  • Hot Dog Chili

    April was a record sales month at my office.  And we all know what that means.  It's PARTY ...

  • How To Handle a Big Mac Attack

    Here's How to Handle a Big Mac Attack! Healthy eating police stand down. We all have our guilty pleasures ...

  • How To Make Latin Chicken & Rice (Arroz Con Pollo)

    How To Make Latin Chicken & Rice (Arroz Con Pollo) at home. This dish is one of our family favorite ...

  • Huevos Rancheros {Kind Of}

    While these aren't near authentic Huevos Rancheros, they are a nice twist on those wonderful Mexican Ranch ...

  • Insalata Chicken Florentine (Copycat Macaroni Grill)

    This Insalata Chicken Florentine is a Copycat from Macaroni Grill. Not sure if you are familiar with ...

  • Isle of Palms Burger

    Isle of Palms Burger inspired by Pawley's Front Porch, Columbia, SC As we turned on the TV to watch Saturday ...

  • Italian Herb & Lemon Roasted Shrimp

    Italian Herb & Lemon Roasted Shrimp. This is one of those recipes that was too simple not to ...

  • Italian Meatballs {Great Big Italian Meatballs}

    Italian Meatballs.  Great. Big. Italian Meatballs. I'm not sure how it happened but Spaghetti and ...

  • Italian Sausage & Polenta Lasagna

    The pictures don't do this recipe justice, but I am here to tell you that Italian Sausage & Polenta ...

  • Italian Sausage Stuffed Zucchini {Lightened Up}

    Easy week night meals that are packed with fresh flavorful ingredients. That was my mission.  Italian ...

  • Italian Tortellini Pasta Salad My Go-To Family Favorite

    This Italian Tortellini Pasta Salad is bursting with fun flavors like fresh basil, mozzarella cheese, ...

  • Jalapeño Popper Pizza

    When life gives you corn tortillas, it's a great time to get creative.  There are hundreds or at ...

  • Jalapeno Poppy Seed Chicken Casserole

    Our Jalapeno Poppy Seed Chicken Casserole is a spin off of a very popular and delicious recipe.  I ...

  • Jamaican Jerk Marinated Turkey Tenderloin {Share the Love}

    Jamaican Jerk Marinated Turkey Tenderloins. I've said before and I'll say again...I love to ...

  • Jamaican Jerk Sugar Cane Shrimp

    Jamaican Jerk Sugar Cane Shrimp. Jamaican Jerk marinated tender shrimp.Skewered on sugar cane.Lightly ...

  • Jerk Chicken Wings are a Crowd-Pleaser

    Jerk Chicken Wings are a crowd-pleaser. They were also a clear front runner! That's right, when we set ...

  • Juicy Greek Style Chicken Burgers

    We turned our Greek Chicken Meatloaf into Juicy Greek Style Chicken Burgers. With summer in full swing, ...

  • Juicy Jerk Turkey Burgers with Caribbean Coleslaw

    Juicy Jerk Turkey Burgers with Caribbean Coleslaw scream summer! Big bold flavors. Bright cheerful colors. ...

  • Kale with Sausage, White Beans & Butternut Squash

    Kale with Sausage, White Beans & Butternut Squash By now, most everyone is aware that kale comes ...

  • Kalua Pork Meatball Sliders

    These smoky Kalua Pork Meatball Sliders are a play on the classic Hawaiian luau favorite ~ Kalua Pork. ...

  • Kefta Mkaouara {Moroccan Spicy Meatball & Tomato Tagine with Poached Eggs}

    I wanted to share one more Winter Thyme Spice Exploration dish before I mentally checked into Spring.  ...

  • Korean BBQ Beef {in the Slow Cooker}

    I decided to take my favorite slow cooker pot roast recipe and give it a complete ...

  • Korean Pork & Kimchi Sliders

    Korean Pork & Kimchi Sliders. Where to begin? To me sliders represent exactly the way I want ...

  • Kung Pao Chicken Drumsticks That Are Finger-Licking Good!

    Kung Pao Chicken Drumsticks. These sticky sticks are finger-licking good. The Kung Pao sauce packs a ...

  • Kung Pao Chicken Soup

    I took a popular Chinese Take-Out dish and turned it into a healthy make at home meal.  Our Kung ...

  • Lamb Gyro {with Tzatziki Sauce}

    Lamb Gyro with Tzatziki Sauce.  One of my most favorite dishes to order from a Greek restaurant.  ...

  • Lemon Basil Shrimp & Pasta {and some exciting news}

    Before I talk about this wonderful Lemon Basil Shrimp & Pasta dish, I must confess I've been keeping ...

  • Lightened Up Shrimp & Grits

    Came through the door last Friday evening (mind you...my most favorite evening to transition from work...to ...

  • Linguine with White Clam Sauce

    Linguini with White Clam Sauce.  Sometimes simple is simply the best.  In the time it takes ...

  • Loaded Easy Chicken Enchiladas Casserole

    Loaded Easy Chicken Enchiladas Casserole has all of your favorite ingredients layered into a delicious ...

  • Loaded Egg Salad

    Loaded Egg Salad. Mom taught us how to make really good egg salad.  Finely chopped eggs, celery, ...

  • Loaded Stuffed Cabbage Rolls

    Loaded Stuffed Cabbage Rolls. As in...don't hold back on the veggies.  This was a fabulous way ...

  • Low-Country Boil Skewers

    I adore Low-Country Boils.  Having said that I can count on one hand how many times I've had the ...

  • Lunch Counter Style Chef’s Salad

    We had a good old fashioned Lunch Counter Style Chef's Salad for dinner last night.  It ...

  • Mac ‘n Cheese {Sage Brown Butter & Bacon}

    I've recently read some articles on a growing movement to bring Home Ec back to schools.  Healthy ...

  • Malfatti {Spinach & Ricotta Dumplings}

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  • Spaghetti & Meatball Casserole of Love!

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    We've made this dish so often that frankly I've taken for granted how good it is.  Now that school ...

  • Turkey Piccata {with Mushroom, Spinach & Herb Couscous}

    Jennie-O's Ground Turkey, Italian Turkey Sausage, and All Natural Turkey Breast Tenderloins are all ...

  • Turkey Tetrazzini {and a rambling on family}

    Shelby and I recently had the pleasure of flying north to visit my brother, sister and their families ...

  • Ultimate Jack & Coke Bacon Cheeseburgers

    I knew immediately that these Ultimate Jack & Coke Bacon Cheeseburgers were going to be a hit! Welcome ...

  • USDA Prime NY Strip Steaks with Worcestershire-Chive Butter

    Every once in a while the stars and the moon align and we stumble upon USDA 'Prime' Beef at our wholesale ...

  • Veal Marsala

    I love this dish.  Veal Marsala is a favorite Italian dish. You might also like our Chicken ...

  • Vietnamese Banh Mi Chicken Sandwich

    Recreating a Vietnamese Banh Mi Chicken Sandwich was long over due. My kid first introduced ...

  • Vietnamese Pork Tenderloin

    Fish Sauce.  No wait...don't run away.  I will admit that fish sauce is a little scary, at ...

  • Warm 7-Layer Salad {or is it 8-Layers}

    This Warm 7-Layer Salad is addicting and gorgeous.  There's so much going on here.  Layers ...

  • Whole Roasted Basil Pesto Chicken

    Whole Roasted Basil Pesto Chicken.  When life gives you basil, make pesto.  When life gives you a ...

  • Wienerschnitzel {Oktoberfest Inspired}

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